Specimen Information

Bithynia tentaculata
Bithynia tentaculata
(mud bithynia, faucet snail)
Mollusks-Gastropods
Exotic

Specimen ID1656779
GroupMollusks-Gastropods
GenusBithynia
Speciestentaculata
Common Namemud bithynia, faucet snail
StateDC
CountyDistrict of Columbia
LocalityAnacostia River at Buzzard Point
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Potomac-Anacostia-Occoquan
HUC8 Number02070010
HUC10 NameAnacostia River
HUC10 Number0207001002
HUC12 NameLower Anacostia River
HUC12 Number020700100204
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month8
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | hitch hiker
Statusestablished
CommentsGenbank Accession: MK308219.1
Record TypePersonal communication
Museum Cat NumberUSNM:IZ:1446241
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/17/2021].

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